representative image of Bull's head tin opener
Title
 
Bull's head tin opener
Description
 
An early tin opener, shaped like a bull's head with a metal blade fixed beneath it. It has a wooden handle. It was used by the Farr family of Thornton Heath from around 1910.
Object Name
 
Tin opener
Date
 
about 1910
Physical Description
 
Height 230 mm
Material
 
Wooden handle, iron or steel blade and bull's head, copper alloy ring
Theme
 
Work & Play | Food & Farming
Location
 
Museum of Croydon | Area 2 | Kiosk 2
Keywords
 
Packaging; Food
Type
 
MUSEUM OBJECTS
Level
 
Item
Repository
 
Croydon Museum and Heritage Service